News Archive

17th February 2017
The musical Annie, book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, based on the comic strip character Little Orphan Annie, created by Harold Gray, set in Depression era New York, with Miranda Hart, directed by Nikolai Foster, with choreography by Nick Winston...
10th February 2017
A revised version of the 2007 Broadway musical Young Frankenstein, book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan, music and lyrics by Mel Brooks, adapted from the 1974 film in which an esteemed brain surgeon Frederick Frankenstein inherits his grandfather's castle in Transylvania, directed...
27th January 2017
Future productions at the National Theatre will include in the Olivier: the premiere of Rory Mullarkey's Saint George And The Dragon, the story of the knight who became a myth, directed by Lyndsey Turner, with choreography by Lynne Page, opening in October; and Shakespeare's Macbeth...
20th January 2017
The new season at the Almeida Theatre, in Islington, will include Martin Crimp's The Treatment, a satire on the film industry, with Aisling Loftus and Matthew Needham, directed by Lyndsey Turner, opening on 28th April; and the premieres of James Graham's Ink, about Rupert Murdoch...
13th January 2017
Theatre Royal Bath Productions will stage a prospective pre West End tour of Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party, the embarrassment, hysteria and pathos of a 1970s nouveau riche suburban cocktail party from hell, with Amanda Abbington, directed by Sarah Esdaile, opening at the Theatre Royal...
6th January 2017
The premiere of the musical The Braille Legacy, original French book and lyrics by Sebastien Lancrenon, English translation by Ranjit Bolt, music by Jean-Baptiste Saudray, set in 19th century Paris, about the struggle by the young blind man Louis Braille to discover a way for blind...